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The current growth benchmark for actual weaning weight is 554 pounds at 192 days of age, with an average daily gain of 2.5 pounds.
Grain traders are searching the wires for new news to turn the tides.
Mrs. Louise Temple feeds some of her turkeys on their farm in Chaffee County, Colorado. Photographer: Arthur Rothstein. October 1939. Farm Security Administration. Library of Congress. Every Thursday a carefully selected old agricultural photo is featured here on Big Picture Agriculture — lest we... Read More
A series of synthetic chemicals widely used in household products, food packaging and clothing have a significant effect on the development of frogs, even at low doses, according to a Purdue University study.
Consumers planning a traditional Thanksgiving dinner this year can expect to pay less for turkeys, compared to 2016. The prices of other holiday staples, such as dressing, dinner rolls and pumpkin pie, should remain about the same or increase only slightly, according to an analysis by Chris Hurt,... Read More
As Indiana legislators weigh options for increasing high-speed internet access in the state, a new report by the Purdue Center for Regional Development shows the economic benefits of expanded broadband service could outweigh the development costs and generate up to $10 million in growth for some... Read More
Cattle have retreated and look to be consolidating ahead of Fridays Cattle on Feed report.
Survey says farmer-owners can manage employees more effectively by understanding their perspectives and increasing their stake in the operation’s success.